Commonwealth Business Media

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 27, 2007
geo: 
Newark , NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

145

An employee accidentally attached a spreadsheet to an email that was sent to other employees. The spreadsheet had the names, Social Security numbers and other personnel information of each of the people it was emailed to.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Waste Management Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 3, 2007
geo: 
Houston , TX
United States
Records Breached: 

400

A laptop was stolen from an employee on or around January 10. People who had previously traveled on the company aircraft had their information exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Voxant

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 31, 2007
geo: 
Reston , VA
United States
Records Breached: 

4,500

A hacker accessed the website and obtained personal information of customers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Mercury Interactive, Hewlett-Packard

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 17, 2007
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

1,425

A laptop belonging to an HP director was lost during a business trip to Atlanta, GA. The breach occurred in late July and involved the names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, citizenship status and compensation information of Mercury Interactive employees.  Mercury Interactive was acquired by HP in November of 2006.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

GFK NOP LLC

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 4, 2007
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An employee's laptop was stolen from her car on May 29.  A payroll-related Excel file that contained the names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, state of residence and base rate of pay for employees.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Arteis

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 7, 2007
geo: 
Palo Alto , CA
United States
Extra Info: 

The location listed is Hewlett-Packard Company's headquarters. Hewlett-Packard acquired Arteis in May of 2007.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

In January, Arteis discovered that an unauthorized person had accessed certain files. Customer names, addresses and credit card numbers may have been exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

OfficeTeam

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 30, 2007
geo: 
Manchester , NH
United States
Records Breached: 

237

A staffing professional from OfficeTeam sent an email to individuals. The email included the email addresses and Social Security numbers of all the recipients of the email. At least 237 New Hampshire residents were affected by the incident, but the total number of individuals affected nationwide was not reported.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Carus Publishing Company

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 8, 2007
geo: 
Petersborough , NH
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hackers obtained access to customer information located on the Company's website. The breach occurred sometime between April and May. Customer names, addresses, credit card numbers and types of credit cards were downloaded by the hackers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Mountain Xpress (Greenline Media Inc.)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 23, 2007
geo: 
Asheville , NC
United States
Records Breached: 

6,540

Someone launched a dictionary attack on the email server. The hacker obtained a user name and password that allowed access to an internal database that stored credit card numbers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Waste Management Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 3, 2007
geo: 
Wixom , MI
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An investigation revealed that an employee was selling customer financial information. The employee's work computer was searched and several spreadsheets with customer names, addresses, credit card numbers and bank account numbers were found.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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